Police: Teen accidentally shot himself in leg

SEATTLE - A 14-year-old boy has non-life threatening injuries after accidentally shooting himself in the leg Wednesday.

Police responded to the 7100 block of 38th Avenue South to find a 14-year-old boy who had been shot in the leg, below his knee.

The boy lead police to believe he had been shot by a male suspect who had fled the scene in a green SUV.

Gang Unit detectives uncovered that the shooting was self-inflicted, and the victim had shot himself while passing around a handgun on a basketball court.

Medics transported the boy to Harborview Medical Center. No other injuries were reported.